Join us for one of the South’s most popular beer festivals and a perfect weekend in Hickory for Hickory Hops Annual Brew Festival. Hosted by Olde Hickory Brewery, North Carolina's second oldest brewery! Brewing since 1994, OHB brings together more than 2,000 locals and visitors in downtown Hickory to enjoy beer from 44 breweries and to applaud the three Best of Show winners. This 21 and up event features some of the best brewers in North Carolina and surrounding states. Located in the heart of Downtown Hickory, sip your way around the festival and enjoy local food favorites like Olde Hickory Tap Room, Olde Hickory Station, Hatch Sandwich Shop, food trucks and more. Tickets are on sale now!